"It's a low-risk gamble on both of them. If in fact we could get them to reach their potential, we think we've got two outstanding young arms."
(Jim Bowden, via The F'burg Free Lance Star, 1/13/2007)
Hey, why not? No risk, low cost deal(s) a no-brainer for "cash strapped" Nats. Good deal(s).
Meanwhile, every day that goes by without the return of Tony Armas is a good day.
(Photo of Jerome Williams by Scott Rovak/Cardinals. Photo of Brandon Claussen by Tom Uhlman/AP)